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PBS
Aug 13, 2013 10:00pm PDT
scrutiny. >> number 32 on third down and six. in trouble. gets rid of the ball. oh, big hit on desean jackson, and there is a penalty marker... >> narrator: the nfl's high profile drama over big hits played out all fall in the media. >> i don't know how you take this out of the game of football, but we've got to find a way. we've got to find a way. >> recent studies show repeated concussions can have a long-term effect, like an increased risk of dementia. >> the nfl is finally aware that concussions cause real problems. >> there's mounting evidence it's putting players at risk of brain damage. >> narrator: much of the evidence cited in the media emerged from a small lab at this va hospital outside boston. >> it was shocking, actually, from the first case forward. >> narrator: dr. ann mckee is a neuropathologist who has found evidence of degenerative disease in the brains of over a dozen ex-nfl players. the disease, called cte, can lead to depression, dementia, even suicide. >> it's a progressive deterioration of your brain. we're seeing it over and over again in football players. >> n
CSPAN
Aug 13, 2013 9:00pm EDT
, and this was a conspiracy theory. >> we are probably not alone in that. let's listen to sean in columbus, ohio. you are on the air. >> i was wondering if it is true that when margaret taylor prayed for her husband's defeat for the presidency, she was that much against it. when she an invalid in the white house because of difficulties of having so many children? >> i don't know that she actually prayed for his defeat. he was the first to admit that she was not very happy with his victory. >> many of these stories are written well after the fact. as a historian, we have to question where is the source of these stories? if you hear the stories told in five different stories and it turns out it is the same story told over and over again. we don't know if it is true. there's a story that apparently he was on the steamboat when the movement was to make him the nominee and somebody asked him who he was going to vote for. taylor said i am not sure, and the man said i am voting for why won't he vote for taylor? he does not know he is talking to tyler. he said i would not vote for taylor because i personally
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